A tale of two Joshes: California Democrat faces anger intended for Missouri’s Hawley
Josh Harder of California has been besieged with phone calls, emails, letters and tweets meant for Missouri Sen. - Alex Edelman/Getty Images North America/TNS

WASHINGTON — A California Democrat wants voters across the nation to know an important piece of information: He’s not Josh Hawley. Since Jan. 6, Rep. Josh Harder, a Democrat from California, has been besieged with phone calls, emails, letters and tweets excoriating him for voting against the certification of President Joe Biden’s victory. Harder voted to certify Biden’s win — along with every Democrat in the House and Senate. But the Modesto-area Democrat’s name is close enough to that of the Missouri GOP senator that he has become an accidental vessel for some voters’ wrath. “I would like to ...